NSR in the News

June 10, 2018

In-orbit services poised to become big business

Servicing satellites in geosynchronous orbit is a “nascent industry” with significant future potential. Companies are weighing “service-or-replace trade-offs.” In an uncertain business climate, satellite manufacturers and operators are looking for new ways to manage their fleets, and might find life-extension services a compelling option. NSR in January published the industry’s first study on the in-orbit.

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June 5, 2018

In-flight connectivity to generate $37bn in 10 years – report

According to Northern Sky Research’s (NSR) Aeronautical Satcom Markets, 6th Edition report, In-flight connectivity revenue will be driven primarily by new HTS services and greater penetration in all regions of the world. NSR projects that demand will reach almost 295 Gbps of high-throughput satellite (HTS) capacity and more than 92 transponders of FSS Ku-band demand.

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IFC Revenue Could Double This Year: NSR

Forecasters at Northern Sky Research (NSR) said they expect to see a near-doubling of inflight-connectivity (IFC) revenue and 50% more aircraft with IFC capabilities this year. Moreover, IFC will generate $37 billion in cumulative revenue by 2027, the consultants said as part of unveiling the latest, sixth edition of its Aeronautical Satcom Market report. NSR.

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June 1, 2018

Delivering seamless inflight connectivity

A word from the operators “The IFC market is one of the fastest growing markets for broadband satellite communication,” confirmed Doreet Oren, Director of Product Marketing and Corporate Communications at Gilat Satellite Networks. “According to an NSR report issued last year, the number of connected aircraft is expected to grow by an order of magnitude.

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